MINISTER MORWAENG PRESENTS FLOOR CROSSING BILL TO NTLO YA DIKGOSI
Written by admin on October 30, 2020
The Minister of Presidential Affairs, Kabo Morwaeng yesterday presented a draft Bill to Ntlo ya Dikgosi. The bill aims to prohibit floor crossing of elected members of parliament. Morwaeng told dikgosi that the draft seeks to compel elected members of parliament and local government to resign their positions if they defect from one party.
The minister said the bill may bring stability to political parties adding that MPS and councillors would be forced to consult the electorate before changing political homes. Morwaeng further stated that the bill has already been tabled in parliament.